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10.01.2014

Befesa Zinc Korea, held groundbreaking ceremony of the 2nd Kiln

  • All the board of directors attended with great anticipation

Befesa Zinc Korea(Representative Director Ha Jong-sik), as announced, held a groundbreaking ceremony of the 2nd kiln construction and a safety wish ceremony on September 24 with the presence of the Chairman of Befesa Medio Ambiente, Romeo Kreinberg, The CEO of Befesa Medio Ambiente, Javier Molina, the representative of Hankook Steel, Jongsik Ha, and the Chairman of Hankook Steel, Ha Seong-sik.

The 2nd kiln of Befesa Zinc Korea has been planned since the 1st kiln construction. Thus, it will be completed as scheduled. The engineering work has begun since September 11, under the goal of starting the commissioning in July 2015.

The 2nd Kiln will utilize the outstanding technology of Befesa, much more so than the 1st Kiln did. Therefore, it will showcase efficiency and productivity of Befesa. If the construction is done as planned, Befesa Zinc Korea will be able to process 240,000 tons of steel dust every year, including the one from the 1st Kiln.

Befesa Zinc Korea, held groundbreaking ceremony of the 2nd Kiln